Siracusa & Ortigia Tour

Siracusa & Ortigia Tour

Full day excursion to get to know Syracuse, one of the most important ancient Greek towns in the Mediterranean, and marvel at its architectural and natural wonders.

          Duration: half day (4 hours)

          Level of difficulty: easy

  • Pick-up and Drop-off at your accommodation. (Catania and hinterland)
  • Getting to Syracuse and admire the enchanting seafront, stage for countless naval battles between Greeks, Carthaginians and Romans.
  • Walking as far as the mythic Aretusa Fountain in Ortigia island.
  • Walking around the town alleys to get to Piazza del Duomo and admire its historic buildings.
  • Visiting the Cathedral and later a small church protecting an ancient painting by Caravaggio and ancient wood crosses dating back to the Christian period.
  • Going on with the visit to Syracuse archaeological 

 

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20 January 2015